Posted: Dec 31, 2012 8:08 AM by AP
COVINGTON, La. (AP) - A man and woman were arrested over the weekend by Covington police for allegedly spray painting graffiti at two locations.
Capt. Jack West tells The Times-Picayune (http://bit.ly/12SU4Kz ) a member of a Neighborhood Watch group called police about 3:30 a.m. Sunday and said they saw someone spraying graffiti on a garage.
When officers arrived, they found a man and his girlfriend in an SUV.
West says 28-year-old Bryan Dean French and 19-year-old Katherine M. Whiteman, both from the Abita Springs area, were booked with two counts of criminal damage to property.
Police said they recovered three crates of spray paint, a digital camera and a tripod.